Labour Market Information

Use Labour Market Information (LMI) to help make good decisions about your education, career, workplace, and life.

Nova Scotia Labour Force Survey : Annual Highlights

Nova Scotia annual highlights from the Labour Force Survey.

Labour Force Survey: Nova Scotia Highlights

Labour Force Survey data on the impact of Covid-19 on Nova Scotia's labour market.

Job Vacancy & Wage Survey

Details on the latest Job Vacancy & Wage Survey statistics for Nova Scotia.


Statistics on overall employment including breakdowns by age, gender, and employment type.


Information on the unemployment rate with breakdowns by age, location of study, and number of employment assistance recipients.


Details on regional population, employment, and unemployment.

Industry Trends

Information on Industry employment and unemployment rates and overall sector trends.

Labour Force

Statistics covering the age distribution of the labour force and associated participation rates.

Hiring Demand

Data on total job postings and job postings by occupation.

Diversity Groups

Statistics covering visible minority and immigrant diversity groups.

Here’s Who is Hiring in Nova Scotia

A look at what companies have been hiring lately - organized by industry.

Persons With Disabilities

Employment data specific to persons with disabilities.

Wage Trend

Wage data by sector, gender, province, and union status.

Education and Training

Information on the impact of education level on employment and wages.

Labour Market Outlook

Short-term and long-term labour market outlook.

Labour Productivity

Data measuring how efficiently goods and services are produced.

Literacy & Numeracy

Information on the impact of literacy and numeracy skills on employment and wages.